Special Issue "Solid State Chemistry of Drugs"


A special issue of Pharmaceutics (ISSN 1999-4923).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 December 2014

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Stephen R. Byrn
Department of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Purdue University, 575 Stadium Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
Website: http://www.ipph.purdue.edu/faculty/?uid=sbyrn
E-Mail: sbyrn@purdue.edu
Phone: +1 765 714 2808
Interests: solid state chemistry of drugs; stability; polymorphism; formulation; liquid crystals; cocrystals; amorphous materials; nanoparticles

Guest Editor
Dr. David Engers
SSCI, a division of Aptuit, USA
Website: http://www.ssci-inc.com
E-Mail: david.engers@aptuit.com
Interests: pharmaceutical material science; solid-state properties of crystalline and non-crystalline solid forms; polymorphism, salt and cocrystal formation of organic compounds; properties modulation of poorly water soluble compounds to improve oral bioavailability, with specific interest in nanocrystalline and amorphous approaches; and product/process transfer and scale-up

Special Issue Information


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Published Papers (3 papers)

by ,  and
Pharmaceutics 2013, 5(4), 570-590; doi:10.3390/pharmaceutics5040570
Received: 3 September 2013; in revised form: 11 October 2013 / Accepted: 14 October 2013 / Published: 25 October 2013
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by , , ,  and
Pharmaceutics 2013, 5(4), 591-608; doi:10.3390/pharmaceutics5040591
Received: 3 August 2013; Accepted: 21 September 2013 / Published: 25 October 2013
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by ,  and
Pharmaceutics 2013, 5(4), 508-524; doi:10.3390/pharmaceutics5040508
Received: 6 August 2013; in revised form: 5 September 2013 / Accepted: 29 September 2013 / Published: 11 October 2013
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Last update: 19 November 2013

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